Livestock epidemics often spread like wildfire in Malawi, where people in rural areas are dependent on their animals to survive - but where vets are in short supply. An animal welfare organization is trying to tackle the problem.
"There are so many children here and the only hope is that we can raise awareness among them and make sure that they look after the trees." — Peter Kappeler, German Primate Center, on the lemurs' Madagascar home
Resembling arid lunar landscapes, the ancient Willandra Lakes Region was once abundant in life and water. Now dried up, the lakes have yielded fascinating glimpses into Ice Age life, and still host a variety of animals.
On eco@africa, we look into nano grids in rural Kenya, visit a fish farm in Nigeria and see how extreme weather is impacting Mauritania's capital, Nouakchott. All this and much more on the latest show!
Join us in Kenya, where the Maasai and tour operators are working together to help save wildlife. Plus: A Nigerian climate activist and a new app which can connect shoppers to bakery leftovers.
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